Head of Finance Duties & Responsibilities
The Head of Finance at Zormelo & Associates’s client will be responsible for management of the accounting function to ensure effective and efficient delivery of reliable and accurate financial information.
Ensure implementation of an efficient and comprehensive system of financial reporting at all levels of management.
Become the ‘go to’ person on financial matters with the ability to articulate performance of the company both in oral and written form
Ensure timely and accurate reporting of financial information to statutory bodies
Management and oversight of the compliance environment both local and external with statutory and regulatory requirements in financial reporting
Plan, coordinate and execute annual budgets for implementation by the various units and departments
Perform periodic review of budgets and actual expenditure and provide financial management advice to management on expenditure variances.
Develop strategies and procedures for Cost Control
Plan and conduct of year-end audit engagements in liaison with the auditors.
Responsible for the management of relationships with financiers both local and external
Manage the treasury function to ensure funding of asset portfolio and settlements of all commitments are done on schedule
Supervise the process of determining the company’s Cost of Funds and Lending Rates.
Qualification & Experience
Professional qualification – ICAG/ACCA
Minimum Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance
Minimum of five years relevant experience in a similar role
Must have working knowledge of the non-bank financial sector
Excellent knowledge in Accounting principles and IFRS standards
Good knowledge of the tax laws in Ghana
Other Skills & Abilities
Excellent user of ERP systems ; must have good knowledge banking softwares
Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Word & Excel
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Good presentation and negotiation skills
Must be self-motivated and results oriented
Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure
Closing Date : 20 Oct, 2020